Description Date Docket #
Muschette v. Gionfriddo
United States Second Circuit
Education Law, Government Law, Civil Rights
Held that a police officer was entitled to qualified immunity for tasing a deaf student who ignored his instructions following an incident at a...
12/07/2018 17‐3817‐cv
Wilmot v. Contra Costa County Employees' Retirement Association
California Court of Appeal
Government Law, Labor & Employment Law
Affirmed that a retired county employee forfeited his pension benefits once he pleaded guilty to embezzling county funds. The California Public...
12/03/2018 A152100
Mississippi Rising Coalition v. City of Ocean Springs, Mississippi
United States Fifth Circuit
Property Law & Real Estate, Government Law, Civil Rights
Held that residents could not sue a city for passing a resolution requiring the Mississippi state flag to be flown over municipal buildings. The...
12/03/2018 18-60473
Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control (ABC) v. ABC Appeals Board (Kajla Petroleum, Inc.)
California Court of Appeal
Government Law
Reinstated the California Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control's decision that a gas station and food mart violated a condition of its license...
11/26/2018 C085199
Rasooly v. City of Oakley
California Court of Appeal
Government Law, Property Law & Real Estate
Held that the owner of a vacant industrial building that the city ordered demolished for structural safety reasons could not proceed with his mandamus...
11/21/2018 A152709
Foster v. City of Indio
United States Ninth Circuit
Government Law, Civil Rights
Held that a police officer who was accused of using excessive force in shooting a man was not entitled to review of a qualified immunity ruling....
11/20/2018 17-55167
Arista v. County of Riverside
California Court of Appeal
Government Law, Injury & Tort Law
Revived wrongful death and other claims that a wife brought against a county government after her husband died of hypothermia because he was not...
11/20/2018 E068432
County of San Diego v. Commission on State Mandates
Supreme Court of California
Government Law
Held that the Commission on State Mandates erred when it determined that, in light of Jessica's Law (Proposition 83), the State of California no...
11/19/2018 S239907
High Sierra Rural Alliance v. County of Plumas
California Court of Appeal
Property Law & Real Estate, Government Law, Environmental Law
Affirmed judgment for Plumas County in a lawsuit brought by an environmental organization. Held that the county's general plan update did not violate...
11/15/2018 C082315
Strand v. Minchuk
United States Seventh Circuit
Government Law, Civil Rights
Held that a police officer was not entitled to qualified immunity for shooting a semi‐truck driver in the context of an argument and fist fight over...
11/08/2018 18‐1514

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